This individual has worked with Howett Thorpe as both a candidate and client and therefore comes with a strong accolade of their work profile to date.  With redundancies taking place within their current working environment this candidate has decided to look at the next stimulating opportunity.

This profile includes working within both SME and PLC business environments, incorporating manufacturing, distribution, FMCG, software, telecommunications and construction.  This candidate has effective people management skills which are complimented with the ability to build and develop strong business relationships at all levels, from stakeholders to non-finance employees.

This individual is happy working on both operational and strategic elements of finance, and particularly enjoys making processes robust and improving them to enhance business efficiencies.

Exposure includes:

  • Preparation of monthly management and board level reporting packs
  • Company financial planning and forecasting – reporting into a non-UK Head Office
  • Statutory reporting
  • Preparation of payroll information for an outsourced provider
  • Sales and cashflow forecasting
  • Audit for all legal entities
  • Financial modelling and analysis
  • Undertook the reporting requirements to transition to a listed status
  • Software implementation – Sage 200
  • Set up and integrated an E-commerce software tool
  • Identified and set up including budget for a new manufacturing plant
  • Managing a team of up to 5 people

System exposure:  Sage Line 200, Sage Line 100, Sage Line 50, Sage Payroll, Access Dimensions, QuickBooks, Xero, Priority, SAP, advanced Excel

Qualifications: ACMA / CGMA

Notice period: 3 months

Candidate ref: 115894